“The only way out of the labyrinth of suffering is to forgive.” – John Green, Looking for Alaska

“There are no perfect endings, just perfect moments.” – Sarah Dessen, Along for the Ride

“We accept the love we think we deserve.” – Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of Being a Wallflower

“Sometimes, you read a book and it fills you with this weird evangelical zeal, and you become convinced that the shattered world will never be put back together unless and until all living humans read the book.” – John Green, The Fault in Our Stars

“Books are the ultimate dumpees: put them down and they’ll wait for you forever; pay attention to them and they always love you back.” – John Green, An Abundance of Katherines

“Beware; for I am fearless, and therefore powerful.” – Mary Shelley, Frankenstein

“The only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, mad to be saved, desirous of everything at the same time, the ones who never yawn or say a commonplace thing, but burn, burn, burn like fabulous yellow roman candles exploding like spiders across the stars.” – Jack Kerouac, On the Road

“He stepped down, trying not to look long at her, as if she were the sun, yet he saw her, like the sun, even without looking.” – Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina

“It is a truth universally acknowledged that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife.” – Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice

“All endings are also beginnings. We just don’t know it at the time.” – Mitch Albom, The Five People You Meet in Heaven

“There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.” – Maya Angelou, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings

“It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.” – J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone

“You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view… Until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.” – Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird

“The saddest people I’ve ever met in life are the ones who don’t care deeply about anything at all.” – Nicholas Sparks, Dear John

“It is never too late to be what you might have been.” – George Eliot, Middlemarch

“Do not pity the dead, Harry. Pity the living, and, above all, those who live without love.” – J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“For you, a thousand times over.” – Khaled Hosseini, The Kite Runner

“The scar had not pained Harry for nineteen years. All was well.” – J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“I can’t go back to yesterday because I was a different person then.” – Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland

“It’s the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.” – Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

“The only limits for tomorrow are the doubts we have today.” – Pittacus Lore, I Am Number Four

“The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.” – Walt Disney

“The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page.” – Saint Augustine

“We do not remember days, we remember moments.” – Cesare Pavese

“Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.” – Dr. Seuss

“It’s not how much we give but how much love we put into giving.” – Mother Teresa

“Happiness can be found even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.” – J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

“To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.” – Oscar Wilde

“In the end, we only regret the chances we didn’t take.” – Lewis Carroll